Taking You Home; All You Need to Know about TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No 8 – Legal Terminology – Property

Taking You Home; All You Need to Know about TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No 8 – Legal Terminology – Property

Spatial Planning Guideline No. 8 – Legal Terminology – Property (Click here to download) The Law of Property is governed by two systems i.e. the Real Property Ordinance, also known as the Registered System, and the Common Law System. Real

Don’t Get Ticketed; Stay Updated with TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No.9 – Offsite Parking

Don’t Get Ticketed; Stay Updated with TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No.9 – Offsite Parking

Spatial Planning Guideline No.9 – Offsite Parking  (Click and Download)   Parking standards specify the minimum number and the dimensions of spaces required for the parking of vehicles within the curtilage of a site. Off-street parking requirements are specified in

Govt Eyes Projects to Upgrade Urban Spaces (Trinidad Express)

Govt Eyes Projects to Upgrade Urban Spaces (Trinidad Express)

Story published in the Trinidad Express on Saturday 24th October, 2020.   THE GOVERNMENT of the REPUBLIC OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (GoRTT) has begun plans to deliver on the revitalisation of urban spaces in Trinidad and Tobago, Planning Minister Camille Robinson-Regis

DevelopTT; Town and Country Planning Division’s digital planning approval system has decreased permit issuing time and has become more customer centric

DevelopTT; Town and Country Planning Division’s digital planning approval system has decreased permit issuing time and has become more customer centric

Beginning Tuesday 1st September, 2020, DevelopTT no longer accepted paper based planning permission applications for T1: Port of Spain and Environs and T5: County Caroni Region. All permission applications were received electronically via the DevelopTT portal. According to one applicant, “DevelopTT’s online Automated Construction Permitting System is definitely a step in the right direction for Trinidad & Tobago.”

Town and Country Planning Division’s Updated Covid-19 Protocols (as of September 4, 2020)

Town and Country Planning Division’s Updated Covid-19 Protocols (as of September 4, 2020)

Public Advisory: Arrangements at the Town and Country Planning Division (TCPD) from September 04, 2020.  In light of recent developments regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, and in compliance to the new Public Health regulations, public access to all of the offices

TCPD’s North Regional Office Paperless as of September 1st, 2020

TCPD’s North Regional Office Paperless as of September 1st, 2020

The Trinidad & Tobago Express published an article in the Business section highlighting the Ministry of Planning and Development’s decision to accept paperless applications in the North Regional Office of the Town and Country Planning Division from September 1st, 2020.

DevelopTT Website down for scheduled maintenance this weekend

DevelopTT Website down for scheduled maintenance this weekend

The Town and Country Planning and Division (TCPD) of the Ministry of Planning and Development would kindly like to inform the public that the DevelopTT platform – www.developtt.gov.tt – will be down briefly for scheduled maintenance this weekend. The down

A breath of fresh air! Over 450 persons have registered for DevelopTT system in its Pilot phase

A breath of fresh air! Over 450 persons have registered for DevelopTT system in its Pilot phase

After four months of piloting DevelopTT in two planning regions throughout Trinidad and Tobago categorised as T1 and T5: Port of Spain, San Juan /Laventille, Diego Martin, Chaguanas, Couva/Tabaquite/Talparo and Tunapuna /Piarco, approximately 461 persons have successfully registered for the

All you need to know about TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No.6 Subdivision Guidelines – Agricultural Layouts

All you need to know about TCPD’s Spatial Planning Guideline No.6 Subdivision Guidelines – Agricultural Layouts

Spatial Planning Guideline No 6 – Subdivision Guidelines – Agricultural Layouts (Click and Download) Subdivision of agricultural land is defined as development under the Town and Country Planning Act Ch.35:01, and requires planning permission. Agricultural subdivisions contribute to the achievement